Botanical Name: Citrus x limon
Country of Origin: USA, Sicily
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Fruit Peel
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Fresh, zesty citrus scent
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Carrot Seed, Cedarwood Atlas, Citronella, Coriander Seed, Geranium Egyptian, Lavender, Lemongrass, Lime, May Chang, Neroli, Palmarosa, Petitgrain, Rosemary 1,8-Cineole, Sandalwood Australian and Vetiver.
Cautions: Steam distilled Lemon is not phototoxic.
Lemon is one of the most easily recognized oils because of its refreshing, energizing and uplifting scent. It can help support a healthy immune system and is also frequently added to spray cleaners.
The thing that differentiates cold pressed Lemon from steam distilled Lemon is that steam distilled Lemon is not phototoxic. Therefore it can be used in body care products such as lotions and lip balms without having to worry about phototoxicity.